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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 70%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' North, Longitude: 167° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.81 meters/second, 1594.1 km/hour, 990.5 miles/hour or 860.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.3"990.39 miwest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 misouth990.71 mi
24 hours11° 01' 15.3"750.67 mieast4° 10' 26.2"286.84 misouth807.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 5:32 AM1406 km874 miles759 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 3:32 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 5:32 AM1588 km987 miles858 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoWed 4:32 AM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 4:32 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaWed 3:32 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 3:32 AM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 3:32 AM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Wed 5:32 AM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 3:32 AM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmWest-northwest WNW

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